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An Evening With Marty Balin at the Grammy Museum, Los Angeles.

Marty Balin performed a selection of songs with his band to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Jefferson Airplane!

Marty Balin discussed his career and the 50th anniversary of Jefferson Airplane with Scott Goldman, Vice President of MusiCares and the GRAMMY Foundation.

Jefferson Airplane came to epitomize the psychedelic scene, scoring a gold record with their 1967 album, Surrealistic Pillow. The group's founding member and lead vocalist, Marty Balin, proved a pivotal element to their sound with his soulful tenor He wrote key compositions including "It's No Secret," "Today," "Comin' Back to Me," "Plastic Fantastic Lover," "Share a Little Joke," and "Volunteers." At the end of 1978, after contributing several major hits with Jefferson Starship, including…

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Marty Balin!

Marty Balin

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